Television Quotes - Page 3

If you don’t think your anxiety, depression, sadness and stress impact your physical health, think again. All of these emotions trigger chemical reactions in your body, which can lead to inflammation and a weakened immune system. Learn how to cope, sweet friend. There will always be dark days.

– Kris Carr

Cakes are special. Every birthday, every celebration ends with something sweet, a cake, and people remember. It’s all about the memories.

– Buddy Valastro

Anyone who watches golf on television would enjoy watching the grass grow on the greens.

– Andy Rooney

The problem, when comparing contemporary television to television in 1974, is that TV has become not just bad but sad.

– P. J. O’Rourke

Unlike productions in the other arts, all television shows are born to destroy two other shows.

– Les Brown

When television came along, I’d already done more than 10 years of radio work and I thought everyone would want me. I sat around waiting for the phone to ring – and it didn’t.

– Orson Welles

I’ve never understood the cult of Hitchcock. Particularly the late American movies… Egotism and laziness. And they’re all lit like television shows.

– Orson Welles

Television has proved that people will look at anything rather than each other.

– Ann Landers

I was born. When I was 23 I started telling jokes. Then I started going on television and doing films. That’s still what I am doing. The end.

– Steven Wright

I can’t stand to see myself on television.

– Bob Dylan

It’s a fact that more people watch television and get their information that way than read books. I find new technology and new ways of communication very exciting and would like to do more in this field.

– Stephen Covey

Every television show you go on is a choice.

– Joan Rivers

I can think of nothing more boring for the American people than to have to sit in their living rooms for a whole half hour looking at my face on their television screens.

– Dwight D. Eisenhower

In day-to-day commerce, television is not so much interested in the business of communications as in the business of delivering audiences to advertisers. People are the merchandise, not the shows. The shows are merely the bait.

– Les Brown

Everyone knows that when you look at a television ad, you do not expect to get information. You expect to see delusion and imagery.

– Noam Chomsky

The average family spends 30 hours in front of a television, and they say they don’t have the time to have a balanced, integrated life.

– Stephen Covey

I don’t like television when it gets near to photographed plays.

– Orson Welles

Thanks to television, for the first time the young are seeing history made before it is censored by their elders.

– Margaret Mead

In general my children refuse to eat anything that hasn’t danced in television.

– Erma Bombeck

If you’re working 50 hours a week to try to maintain family income, and your children have the kinds of aspirations that come from being flooded with television from age one, and associations have declined, people end up hopeless, even though they have every option.

– Noam Chomsky